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Saint Louis University

Department of Philosophy

St. Louis, MO

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Saint Louis University

Overview

Saint Louis University / Department of Philosophy is located in St. Louis, MO.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Arts (Research) (MA-R)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 3
Doctoral Degrees 3

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
1 Foreign Language
Thesis Required
Comprehensive oral and written exams
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Preliminary exams, comprehensive oral and written exams

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

69
Applied
20
Accepted
8
Enrolled
29%

Applying

40
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st February 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Letters of recommendation, resume, writing sample, interview
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Letters of recommendation, resum&,e, writing sample, interview, goal statement, transcripts

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

36
Total Graduate Students
22%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
77%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.78%
Black or African American 2.78%
White or Caucasian 66%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 5.56%

Gender

Male (77%)
Female (22%)

Faculty

16
Total faculty
Full-time - 16
Part-time - 0
Male (13)
Female (3)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Medieval philosophy, philosophy of religion, political philosophy, ethics, epistemology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
10,000

Location & Contact

Address One North Grand Boulevard
St. Louis, MO  63103
United States
Contact Rev. Theodore Vitali
Phone: 314-977-2222